The University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business is excited to announce some favorite books in the "Fifth Annual Top 10 Summer Reading List for Business Leaders" for 2008, as recommended by faculty members and administrators.
In an emotional ceremony at the Comcast Center, 700 undergraduates, 350 MBA students and 2 doctoral students received their Smith School degrees on May 23, 2008. [VIDEO]
Read the spring 2008 issue of Research @ Smith.
Research by Russ Wermers
Knowing how the best mutual fund managers are choosing their portfolios can be valuable information for investors, if stocks picked by skilled fund managers really outperform those picked by unskilled managers. But it has been difficult to test this hypothesis, since it is not clear how to use fund holdings
Research by P.K. Kannan
The publishing industry is going through a major transitional period as it tries to come to terms with the Web as a delivery platform for content. How can publishers keep their digital content from cannibalizing the market for printed material yet still provide new options to customers?